Barry University Alumni Average Salary

Barry University is a Roman Catholic university based in Miami, Fla. that is home to around 4,000 undergraduates. Alumni participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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College ROI Report

522nd

20 Year Net ROI 

$290,000

Annual ROI 

5.2%

Total 4 Year Cost 

$174,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

696th

Early Career Salary 

$46,300

Mid-Career Salary 

$67,600

% High Meaning 

69 %

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Barry University Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
National Salary Data 
$0$50K$100K$150K
Attorney / Lawyer
13 salaries
$50,000  
   
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
9 salaries
$52,796  
Human Resources (HR) Manager
8 salaries
$67,964  
Social Worker
6 salaries
$44,371  
Physician Assistant (PA)
6 salaries
$102,000  
Human Resources (HR) Director
6 salaries
$113,900  
Office Manager
5 salaries
$35,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 437
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About This School

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695

4,341

Private School, Research University, Religious

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Industry

Clinical care, the health care services industry, and the financial services industry are just a few of the areas in which Barry grads find work. The health care industry registers as the most common industry among alumni. The average salary for a grad from Barry is $56K.

Jobs

Among Barry alumni, those working as Marketing Communications Managers report the highest median pay of $67K, followed by Human Resources Managers ($64K), and Associate Attorneys ($60K). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Office Managers; alumni in this role face average salaries of about $36K.

Locations

Barry alumni like Miami so much that they tend to stick around after graduation, with close to one-fourth of grads staying on to find permanent employment. The top-paying city popular with Barry alumni is Weston, Fla., which offers a median salary of around $76K. On the other hand, Barry alumni who end up in Atlanta, Ga. receive the lowest median salary of approximately $55K. Other popular cities for Barry alumni include nearby Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and West Palm Beach, Fla.

Degree Major

Barry grads who hold a B.A. in Public Administration can expect to fare better than most fellow alumni, earning an average $131K per year. Those holding a Master of Science (MS), Mental Health Counseling are less fortunate in terms of earnings, bringing in $36K on average per year.

Skills

Proficiency in Counseling is common among Barry alumni, and when it comes to using it on the job, one-eighth of former students report doing so. Barry University grads with Operations Management experience garner salaries that are 15 percent more than other grads' salaries. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Customer Service are among other dominant skills.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to benefits, there is room for improvement — only one in three grads are paid for vacation and just one in five survey participants for sick time. Health coverage is awarded to a strong majority of alumni, and dental insurance is issued to a fair number of grads as well. A strong majority of graduates set up a 401(k) to save for retirement. Additional perks enjoyed by Barry University grads include life insurance, a casual working environment, a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Alumni of Our Lady of the Lake University pick up average paychecks of around $57K, which is closest to the amount made by Barry grads among similar schools. Lynn University, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, and the Universidad Del Turabo are also similar to Barry.

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Key Stats for Barry University

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Salary
$37,395 - $70,555
Salary
$35,508 - $113,003
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

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